[Talk-GB] UK war office maps of Africa digitised

David Woolley forums at david-woolley.me.uk
Sat Jan 30 19:00:38 UTC 2016

On 30/01/16 18:03, Jez Nicholson wrote:
> Andy, I respectfully beg to differ. Crown copyright does expire after 50
> years but owners of scans claim 'sweat of the brow' grants them
> copyright of the images made. Even the people at NPE Maps claim it
> http://www.npemap.org.uk/tileLicence.html but they renounce any claim on
> derived data.

However, I believe that it will, at most, create copyrights in the 
imagery, not database rights.

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